"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Lyme Regis - Church Beach

The historic seaside resort of Lyme Regis is a World Heritage Site surrounded by picturesque countryside, with a coastline that is famous for its geology and fossils. Church cliff Beach is at the eastern end of the town, and is approximately 100 metres wide and backed by rock armour that protects the promenade. The River Lim flows across the beach, which is sandy in places and covered at high tide. An extensive rock ledge full of rock pools is exposed at low tide.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Lyme Regis

Local authority: Torbay Borough Council

OS Grid Reference: SY344920

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Things to see and do near Lyme Regis - Church Beach

  • Lyme Regis Museum (0m)
  • The Town Mill (0m)
  • Lister Gardens Mini Golf (0m)
  • Lyme Regis Marine Aquarium (0m)
  • S Moores (4m)
  • Axminster Museum (5m)

Tourist Information

Lyme Regis
Tourist Information Centre
Guildhall Cottage
Church Street
Dorset
England
DT7 3BS

Phone 01297 442 138
Email lymeregis.tic@westdorset-dc.gov.uk
http://www.lymeregis.org/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Thursday 24 August

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
W
Pressure 1017
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
W
Pressure 1018
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 70%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 73%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
SW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
NNW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 86%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
02:13 BST
(01:13 GMT)
High Tide
09:11 BST
(08:11 GMT)
Low Tide
14:32 BST
(13:32 GMT)
High Tide
21:24 BST
(20:24 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use. Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

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The picturesque harbour town has an international reputation for its Jurassic cliffs containing a vast array of fossils, which may be found along the foreshore. It is also widely known as the setting for 'The French Lieutenant's Woman'.

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